How to deal with stress

These are actual tips I found online for how to reduce stress: Walk in the rain Tell someone to have a good day in Latin Throw a paper airplane Goodbye stress! Are you kidding me? Is this what passes for advice these days? If we’re going to get a handle on stress we need more than superficial tactics or ...

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Questions to never ask your interviewer — and what you should ask instead

Every time you walk into an interview, there’s an invisible game being played around you. Do you know what it is?   You’re sitting across from the hiring manager. They ask “Do you have any questions for me?” Based on your response -- before the interview even ends -- hiring managers instantly know which candidates will be wildly ...

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Stop wasting time on minor life decisions

I recently shared some advice with one of my students in my Brain Trust group, and I thought you’d find it interesting. She asked me which book she should read first -- X or Y. Click “Display Images” to see my advice to one of my Brain Trust students   Look at my response. What I'm saying is to ...

How to be happy

How many times have you heard one of these phrases: “You should just be happy with what you have” “There’s people that have it worse that you” “Count your blessings!”   Problem solved, right? Actually, trite advice like this doesn't make us happy. Instead we just feel guilty about wanting to be happier. Like somehow wanting more means that ...

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My Free Insider's Kit will show you how to earn more money

“No-meeting Wednesdays”

SPECIAL NOTE to anyone who runs a 6- or 7-figure business: If you’re looking to grow your business, I’m hosting a closed-door session on advanced growth strategies. Apply here. *  *  * On Monday, I wrote about what happened when my business grew faster than I thought possible. Now, let’s take a closer look at one of the tactics I ...

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How to break bad habits

Ask someone for advice about how to break a bad habit and watch their eyes LIGHT UP. Immediately, they’ll say “Oh! You should try this new app!” or “You should definitely read this book” or overwhelm you with a long list of tips that “worked for me!” The thing is, we already KNOW what we should do. But there's ...

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